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By C. Robert Almli, Stanley Finger, T.E. LeVere, Donald G. Stein

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The notion for the current quantity grew from discussions that the 4 folks had between ourselves and with our colleagues at contemporary clinical conferences. we all have been inspired via the wealth of empirical information that was once being generated by means of investigators drawn to mind harm and restoration from either behavioral and organic orientations. however, we have been interested in the relative paucity of makes an attempt to guage the knowledge supplied via new applied sciences in additional than a slender context or to offer new theories or reexamine general rules within the mild of recent findings. We famous that technological know-how is guided by way of new applied sciences, by means of difficult information, and by way of theories and concepts. but we have been pressured to finish that, even if investi­ gators have been frequently fearful to publicize new equipment and empirical fmdings, a similar couldn't be stated approximately large hypotheses, underlying techniques, or in­ ferences and speculations that prolonged past the empirical information. not just have been many scientists no longer officially discussing the huge implications in their info, yet, whilst stimulating principles have been awarded, they have been prone to be heard within the halls or over a meal than in prepared periods at medical meetings.

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Physiol. Psychol. 5:490-496. Lezak, M. , 1983, Neuropsychological Assessment, Oxford University Press, New York. , and Chambers, W. , 1958, Intraspinal sprouting of dorsal root axons, Arch. Neurol. Psychiatry 79:46-61. Marshall, J. , 1979, Somatosensory inattention after dopamine-depleting intracerebral 6-0HDA injection: Spontaneous recovery and pharmacological control. Brain Res. 177:311-324. McCough, G. , Austin, G. , and Lui, C. , 1958, Sprouting as a cause of spasticity, 1. Neurophysiol. 21:205-216.

E. LeVERE under one arm of the maze. The massed training condition was accomplished by eliminating the usual I5-sec intertrial interval, whereas the spaced training condition involved lengthening the intertrial interval to 60 sec. The results of this experiment are summarized in Fig. I with the performance of the normal rats in the top panel and that of the visual decorticate rats in the gottom paneL The bar at the far left is the pooled stabilization performance for each group, and the remaining bars give the average daily performance during each experimental condition.

Psychol. 10: 165-174. LeVere, T. , 1977, Residual differential brightness thresholds following removal of visual neocortex in rats. Physiol. Psychol. 5:490-496. Lezak, M. , 1983, Neuropsychological Assessment, Oxford University Press, New York. , and Chambers, W. , 1958, Intraspinal sprouting of dorsal root axons, Arch. Neurol. Psychiatry 79:46-61. Marshall, J. , 1979, Somatosensory inattention after dopamine-depleting intracerebral 6-0HDA injection: Spontaneous recovery and pharmacological control.

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